Stan Doninar, one of the two partners in the mushroom farm, showed a growing room ready for harvesting today. The room featured whole white mushrooms and portabella mushrooms. (Ernie Over photo)
Wyoming Poet Laureate Echo Klaproth of Shoshoni will perform at NASAA’s Leadership Institute in Jackson.
Riverton gets first win for new coach in Cancer Awareness Night clash with Green River; County scores
Wolverine Quarterback Brandon Fullerton is hauled down after a big gain in the first half of Friday night’s game. (Ernie Over photo)
Katsie McConnaughey took this photo of the overturned truck carrying alfalfa in the Wind River Canyon.
(Thermopolis, Wyo.) – Lawrence E. “Larry” Thomas passed away August 30, 2013 in Thermopolis, WY after a short battle with kidney failure. Larry was born on August 12, 1933 at Papillion, Nebraska as Lawrence E. Zence and was left at an orphanage in Omaha, Nebraska when he was 18 months old. At three years of age he was adopted by Vern and Margaret Thomas.
(Dubois, Wyo.) – Fremont County rancher Phillip Cross, 56, peacefully entered into eternal rest on Aug 16, 2013 at his home in the Dunoir Valley west of Dubois. At his request a private gathering will be held. A full obituary will follow. View the death notice here.
(Shoshoni, Wyo.) – A Celebration of Life memorial service will be held for Art Shanley, 83, of Shoshoni, on Sunday August, 25, 2013, at the Missouri Valley Meeting Hall, three miles west of Campbell’s Corner.
(Shoshoni, Wyo.) – Mayor Scott Peters said he has no comment, nor will he have any comment on a claim alleging violations of civil rights lodged against the town for an incident alleging excessive use of police force. The complaint was filed in U.S. District Court in Cheyenne on July 26th by attorneys representing L. J. Faith. “It’s not a lawsuit, it’s only a complaint at this point,” Peters said.
Lander FFA student wins Grand Champion Market Beef Showmanship; LeClair wins overall Grand Champion Market Beef
Mark McConnell was named the Grand Champion FFA Market Beef Showmanship Award Thursday. He posed with his cow and judge Jerome Settles after the competition. (Ernie Over photo)
(Shoshoni, Wyo.) – Two Fremont County residents are currently representing Wyoming in a World Class competition. Tim and Karen James, both of Shoshoni, are competing at the National Horseshoe Pitcher’s Association World Tournament in St .George, Utah.
A stakeholders meeting to kick-off the Boysen State Master Planning process was held June 27th in Riverton at the Wyoming Fire Academy. (Ernie Over photo)
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – The Wyoming Business Council is outfitting its General Mercantile with Wyoming-made products at the 2013 Cheyenne Frontier Days, July 19-28, including a number of Fremont County produced items.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – At his news conference today, which is also Wyoming Day, Governor Matt Mead signed an Executive Order appointing Echo Roy Klaproth as Wyoming’s new Poet Laureate. Klaproth, a rancher from Shoshoni, is the sixth Poet Laureate in state history.